Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray daily by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who pray daily by importance of religion

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Sample size = 322. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Atlanta Metro Area 83% 15% 2% < 1% < 1% 322
Baltimore Metro Area 76% 21% 4% < 1% < 1% 132
Boston Metro Area 68% 26% 4% 2% 1% 176
Chicago Metro Area 76% 19% 3% 2% < 1% 418
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 83% 12% 3% 1% 1% 428
Detroit Metro Area 74% 22% 2% 1% 1% 209
Houston Metro Area 85% 11% 1% 3% < 1% 305
Los Angeles Metro Area 71% 23% 3% 2% 1% 536
Miami Metro Area 80% 15% 3% 2% < 1% 276
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 76% 19% 3% 1% 1% 153
New York City Metro Area 74% 20% 3% 2% 1% 877
Philadelphia Metro Area 74% 21% 3% 2% < 1% 377
Phoenix Metro Area 81% 13% 3% 1% 2% 207
Pittsburgh Metro Area 75% 19% 5% 1% < 1% 144
Providence Metro Area 80% 16% 1% 3% < 1% 168
Riverside, CA Metro Area 71% 19% 7% 2% 1% 222
San Diego Metro Area 82% 13% 4% 1% < 1% 172
San Francisco Metro Area 70% 24% 3% 2% 2% 163
Seattle Metro Area 75% 16% 7% 1% < 1% 135
St. Louis Metro Area 79% 15% 2% 3% < 1% 157
Tampa Metro Area 74% 20% 4% 2% < 1% 170
Washington, DC Metro Area 79% 17% 2% 1% 1% 435

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